— MA, University of Texas at Austin (2011); MA, West Virginia University (2008); BA, West Virginia University (2006)
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JoBeth is a doctoral candidate in Government at the University of Texas at Austin. Her research centers on policy processes, subsystem policy making, the federal bureaucracy, and congressional-bureaucratic interactions. She is specifically interested in information sharing in the policy process, who supplies information to Congress and its effects on problem definitions. JoBeth comes to UT-Austin from West Virginia University, where she completed a B.A. and M.A. in Political Science with an emphasis on Public Policy.
GOV 310L • American Government
MWF 1200pm-100pm CLA 1.104
This course is an introduction to American government and politics. While the main focus is on the national level, additional attention is paid to the state and local governments of Texas. Topics will include U.S. political history, political institutions, elections, public opinion, rights and freedoms, and public policy issues.